Top 10 Easy Household Fixes

By Elizabeth Keiser Helplessness is expensive. Many of us lack skills to fix basic things around the house. The good news is that even if we’ve never been taught, online instructional videos make it

Mold Management

What to do if you find it growing in your home By Sandra Diamond Fox Last winter, says Maggie Brightwell, her son Sam kept getting sick. “He kept coming down with a cold. It would then go to his chest

Lounging around

These Eazy Bean Company Everest model bean bags come in such beautiful colors and fabrics. They would be great additions not only to a young person’s bedroom, but a bonus room, sun room, family room

Bath time style

There’s a certain sophistication to these 100 percent certified organic cotton towels from the manufacturer “glo.” I think it’s a combination of the monochromatic stripe pattern and the fact that it

DIY: Felted Acorns

OK, so I’m not providing directions on how to create felted acorns in this post. Rather, I am on the hunt for the “How-to”. I have been wanting to try felting so making small balls seems like a good

A warm glow…

  I absolutely LOVE this sconce. The ever-so-slight amber tint to the recycled glass votive gives the emerging light a warm glow. I can just picture it adorning the wall of a farmhouse in Vermont

Delicious Tie-Dyeing

The amazing, early learning center I work at, with its Reggio Amelia-based approach, turns things around during the summer. We have a firm belief that the outdoors are an integral part of growing up

Double the use!

What I may love most about these rugs from Restoration Hardware is that they’re reversible. Yes, reversible! That means you can get double the use out of them. When one side is looking